CONDITIONS OF USE

Website Conditions of Use

1. Scope

This document is the Website Conditions of Use (“Website Conditions”) of Beiersdorf Australia Limited, 4 Khartoum Road, North Ryde NSW 2113, Australia ABN 98 000 025 623 and Beiersdorf Australia Limited (trading as Beiersdorf New Zealand), Level 2, 25 Teed Street, Newmarket, Auckland 1023, New Zealand (referred to as “Beiersdorf”, “we” and “us”).

References to “Websites” in these Website Conditions include this Website and any other website controlled by Beiersdorf, including the following:

  • beiersdorf.com.au
  • beiersdorf.co.nz
  • nivea.com.au
  • m.nivea.com.au
  • nivea.co.nz
  • m.nivea.co.nz
  • niveamen.com.au
  • niveamen.co.nz
  • elastoplast.com.au
  • m.elastoplast.com.au

By using any of the Websites, you accept these Website Conditions and agree to comply with them.  If you do not agree to these Website Conditions you must not use any of the Websites.

2. Updates

Due to ongoing technical and legal innovations, and to commercial developments, we may amend and update our existing Website Conditions from time to time. Please check each time you use our websites when the last version was amended. The most recent update is shown at top of this document.

3. Personal Information

Our privacy policy is provided on our Websites and updated from time to time.  By using any of our Websites you agree to, and provide the required consents in, that policy.

4. Copyright, Trade Marks and other Intellectual Property Rights

All content on our website including but not limited to text, images, graphics and audio or video files is the property of Beiersdorf and our licensors unless the contrary is explicitly stated. All content is protected by copyright and may only be used by you for private and not for public or commercial use (downloads, reproductions, etc) unless you have obtained express permission for other use. Such other use and any changes to, translations of, or other editing or processing of the content may only be made with the prior written permission of Beiersdorf.

The unauthorized use or misuse of any trade marks of Beiersdorf is not permitted.

Please note that any infringement of our copyright or other intellectual property rights may have civil law and/or criminal law consequences.

5. Disclaimer of Liability

This website is provided for personal and domestic use only by residents of Australia and New Zealand. The materials on this site, including products, services and information, may not be appropriate or available for any location outside of these jurisdictions. To the extent any offers, products or services made available or communicated through this site are prohibited by applicable law of the country in which you are located, they are void. Products and services referred to on this website may not be available from time to time in particular jurisdictions or generally.

Although Beiersdorf makes reasonable efforts to update the information on the Websites, Beiersdorf makes no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on the Websites is accurate, complete or up-to-date.

Beiersdorf does not exclude or limit Beiersdorf’s liability to you where it would be unlawful to do so.  However, to the extent permitted by the laws in your jurisdiction, we will not be responsible for the topicality, accuracy, completeness or quality of the information contained on this Website, and you should rely on your own enquiries.

Each Website is designed to provide general information and in no way replaces medical or professional advice. For such advice, please contact a physician or specialist of your choice. To the extent permitted by law, Beiersdorf does not assume any liability for actions taken on the basis of the information contained in any Website.

Use of any Website and downloading of data is at the user’s own risk. Beiersdorf will not be liable for any damage, including damage to any data files, hardware and/or software of the user, arising as a result of such an action unless that damage has been caused by our gross negligence.

Each Website contains hyperlinks to websites owned and operated by third parties. Such links should not be interpreted as indicating Beiersdorf’s approval of those linked websites or the information or products available on them. Beiersdorf has no control over the content of third-party websites and will not be liable for any content on third-party websites or the conduct of their operators. However, Beiersdorf will promptly remove any link or content upon becoming positively aware that a third party website violates applicable laws.

6. Material submitted

When you submit any material to us via this Website (including information, ideas, concepts, images, graphics and comments) you represent that you own all rights in that material (including copyright and any rights to confidential information).  By submitting material to us via a Website you grant to Beiersdorf a perpetual, irrevocable, world-wide, royalty-free, transferrable, unlimited licence to use, reproduce, modify and to take any other actions (or omit to take any action) it sees fit in relation to that material as if it were the absolute owner of that material and to sublicense those rights. You also grant your consent to any such actions occurring that are contrary to your rights in the nature of moral rights in such material. You agree that you will take any steps necessary (including signing any document) to ensure that Beiersdorf holds all rights granted by you and is able to exercise them in its complete discretion.

You may have the opportunity to rate the contents of a Website with regard to products, workflows or other aspects. Should you give a rating, you grant Beiersdorf the right to use the rating anywhere and for an unlimited period of time. Beiersdorf may publish and distribute the rating to an unlimited extent, i.e. in all forms of use and media, both online and offline. In addition, Beiersdorf will be entitled to shorten the rating. Should you give your name when giving the rating, Beiersdorf will be entitled, but not obliged, to specify your name when publishing the rating.

By submitting a rating and/or a commentary, you also agree and represent that you will not knowingly give an inaccurate rating, nor give any rating (a) that violates the copyright or any other rights of third parties; (b) that violates any statute, regulation or common law; (c) that is defamatory, libellous, insulting or discriminatory with regard to any individual or company; (d) for which you have received a payment or other consideration from any third party; (e) that contains information with regard to other websites, addresses, e-mail addresses, contact information or telephone numbers; or (e) that contains any computer viruses, worms or other potentially damaging computer programs or files. Beiersdorf reserves the right to delete any ratings with illegal or inappropriate content, in particular discriminatory ratings, ratings promoting violence, ratings which contain pornographic or racist content, or ratings containing chain letters, bulk mailings or other forms of spam, and you agree not to publish such content on any Website.

You must not misuse any Website by introducing any virus, trojan, worm or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful.  You must not attack any Website, or attempt to gain unauthorised access to a Website, or any server, computer or database connected to a Website. 

Beiersdorf reserves the right to block your access to any Website if you breach any of the Website Conditions.

7. Closing Provisions

These Website Conditions are governed by the laws of New South Wales, Australia.

If any provision of these terms is or becomes illegal, invalid or unenforceable in any jurisdiction the validity or enforceability in that jurisdiction of any other provision of these terms shall remain unaffected. If you want to report legal infringements on our web sites do not hesitate to contact us.

Beiersdorf Australia Limited
4 Khartoum Road
North Ryde NSW 2113
Australia

Toll Free Australia: 1800 103 023
Free Phone New Zealand: 0800 696 483

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Given the wide range of opportunities and risks that the Internet offers, we ask you to observe the following general conditions for the use of our website, which we have laid down for your and our own protection. Thank you for your understanding.